Smith Mountain Lake offers several year round events. Each week there is a different festival.  If you are staying with us at Premier Vacation Rentals at Smith Mountain Lake , then you probably have tickets or discounts only offered thru and with our company.  The off-season constantly offers a surprise in the home ! So come stay with us and experience  the difference .

The lake is not just about fireworks,  families and visitors claim there is more to do here in festivals each weekend then in the area they live in from DC to Charlotte.  So yes, this area is diverse with offerings from athletic festivals to relaxing sipping and shopping festivals.  The SML wine festival will be sold out soon- so best to purchase those tickets for September now. You can do that on line at the link below.

Below are several event calendars for the area .  Just click on the one you prefer to keep up with all the event, either this week or coming soon.


Smith Mountain Lake Chamber of Commerce 


Roanoke and Virginia Blue Ridge Events


Bedford Virginia Events


Thomas Jefferson  Forest Home Events


Smith Mountain Lake State Park Events

From Jr Ranger hikes, Historical Pontoon Boat Tours, Fishing events, Fire Fly Nights to Concerts in the park, you will never be bored. Smith Mountain Lake  offers year round fun events that will keep everyone in the family occupied from dawn until dusk.


Smith Mountain Lake Wine Festival

The 28th Annual Smith Mountain Lake Wine Festival will be held September 24 and 25.  This year, 29 Virginia wineries will be participating as well as 85 juried craft and food vendors.  Three popular live bands will also be there to entertain festival-goers.  Saturday crowds will enjoy Dragonfly and Fuzzy Logic. Sunday’s festivities will feature The Embers with Craig Woolard. The Smith Mountain Lake Wine Festival will be held at Crazy Horse Marina in Moneta, directly off of Route 122, about 1 mile south of Hales Ford Bridge.  This venue allows for easy access to the site, an abundance of free parking and more space for festival-goers to enjoy the festivities.